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Barclay Renews Fight Against Synthetic Drugs

Assemblyman Will Barclay (R,C,I—Pulaski) announced today that he has renewed his fight against synthetic drugs. Barclay has reintroduced his legislation that would give law enforcement better tools to help discourage synthetic drug use and...

March 31, 2015
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New Laws Created to Protect Victims of Domestic and Sexual Abuse

Domestic violence, harassment, and sexual assault continue to be issues I am concerned about. Studies reveal that this occurs more than many realize. A few new laws were recently chaptered and aim to improve victims’ rights and protections. I...

March 30, 2015
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NY FarmNet Reaches Local Farmers

National Ag week was celebrated last week. It’s a week in which we recognize the abundant crops harvested by farmers all over the nation and the contributions they make to the economy. In New York alone, the agriculture industry recorded $5.68...

March 23, 2015
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Tougher Penalties For Human Traffickers Pass Assembly

Assemblyman Will Barclay (R,C,I-Pulaski) announced today he was pleased the Assembly finally passed tougher laws against human traffickers. The Trafficking Victims Protection and Justice Act...

March 16, 2015
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Recent Findings Still Rank NY Among Highest in Tax Collections

Recent findings by the Tax Foundation, a Washington-based research organization, should serve as a reminder to the State Legislature and the Governor during this year's budget negotiations that New York needs to decrease spending, reduce state...

March 16, 2015
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